Master EU Export Compliance 2018 / EIFEC


Member State venue: Brussels, Belgium,  29-31 May 2018
Includes Training Executives Course in cooperation with  Diplomatic Academy - Brussels Free University VUB

EIFEC, in coordination with the Diplomatic Academy of Brussels Free University (VUB), has activated for the year 2018 the edition of the Master in Export Compliance in Brussels aimed at both operators (public and private) of the export sector and to the formation of Export Compliance Officer as a professional role.
For some years now, with reference to the Communication of the European Commission "COM (2014) 244 final" and the reform  of the Export Control policy which indicates, among the strategic priorities, the need to create a new culture of Compliance specialized for the Export (Export Compliance), university training programs have also been activated in several EU countries to support operators in the sector in order to guarantee safety, legality and competitiveness.
Participants in the course will get the latest up to date information on  OFAC and BIS policies as will be defined in BIS annual Conference of may 2018 and will receive the EIFEC accreditation as Export Compliance Officer.
Faculty professors will include inter alia:
Michael Peeters Director of the Strategic Goods Control Unit of the Flemish Department of Foreign Affairs, Belgium
Milan Godin legal advisor, Strategic Goods Control, Department of Foreign Affairs
Antonio Ciavatta, Executive Counsel, International Trade Compliance, Baker Hughes, a GE Company
Kostas Katsoulis, Director, Global Trade at CardinalHealth (Switzerland)
Roberto Soprano, BDA and VUB Visiting Professor and Senior Manager at PwC
Adam Vas, World Customs Organization
Charles M. Giacoma Director General at EIFEC
Mariano Ithuralde, Ethics & Compliance Global Manager and ITC Counsel for Huntsman
Guido Sassi - Politecnico of Turin

Full programme details available here
Registration here
Limit date for enrollment: 25/05/2018 or until capacity is reached.
Accommodation is available at U-Residence which is in the building where the training will take place. Rooms are en suite, with WiFi and LAN connections, and two-bed rooms are available. Discount vouchers can be obtained from the BDA.
For any further information, you may contact us at
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Roberto Soprano, +32 (0)484 552229